Probation Officers' Protection Act of 2000 and Child Sex Crimes Wiretapping Act of 1999: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 4423 and H.R. 3484, July 13, 2000

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Page 55 - The powers delegated by the proposed constitution to the federal government, are few and defined. Those which are to remain in the state governments, are numerous and indefinite.
Page 55 - The powers reserved to the several states will extend to all the objects, which, in the ordinary course of affairs, concern the lives, liberties, and properties of the people: and the internal order, improvement, and prosperity of the state.
Page 54 - Whenever a telephone line is tapped, the privacy of the persons at both ends of the line is invaded and all conversations between them upon any subject, and although proper, confidential and privileged, may be overheard. Moreover, the tapping of one man's telephone line involves the tapping of the telephone of every other person whom he may call or who may call him. As a means of espionage, writs of assistance and general warrants are but puny instruments of tyranny and oppression when compared with...
Page 55 - There is one transcendent advantage belonging to the province of the State Governments, which alone suffices to place the matter in a clear and satisfactory light, — I mean the ordinary administration of criminal and civil justice.
Page 32 - McCxiN introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary A BILL To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to offenses relating to the sexual exploitation of children, and for other purposes.
Page 54 - The evil incident to invasion of the privacy of the telephone is far greater than that involved in tampering with the mails. Whenever a telephone line is tapped, the privacy of the persons at both ends of the line is invaded, and all conversations between them upon any subject, and although proper, confidential, and privileged, may be overheard.
Page 6 - I am appearing before you today in my capacity as a member of the Committee on Criminal Law of the Judicial Conference of the United States.
Page 40 - It was through this investigation that the FBI recognized that the utilization of computer telecommunications was rapidly becoming one of the most prevalent techniques by which pedophiles and other sexual predators shared sexually explicit photographic images of minors, and identified and recruited children for sexually illicit relationships. In 1995, the FBI began an undercover investigation, code named "Innocent Images...
Page 22 - ... foreign countries, particularly, France ? Mr. BARR. Yes, sir. I would like to submit at this point a statement for the record on the subject of World War II debts owed to the United States, and World War I debts owed to the United States. Chairman PATMAN. You would like to insert it at this point in the record ? Without objection, it is so ordered. (The information referred to follows:) GOLD LOSSES AND DEBT REPAYMENT REPAYMENT OF WORLD WARS I AND II DEBT In its effort to halt the loss of gold...
Page 41 - Mr. Chairman and Members of the Subcommittee, I am very pleased to appear before you today again on behalf of the Atomic Energy Commission.

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